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I don't want to spend a whole lot of money right now, so what i've decided is that i'll get my new motherboard, the ip35-e, and a cheap graphics card, under 150. I found the 7900gs at tigerdirect for 115, and i'm not afraid of volt mods. So would that be the best choice? And is it better than my 7800gs? With my 7800gs which is voltmodded I get 4904 3dmarks in 06. Would a voltmodded 7900gs do better?

P.S. Im holding off spending a bunch of money, because I want to buy one of those new 8900 series nvidias when they come out in november.
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post #2 of 14
yes it would
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My 7900gs isnt going to be agp. Feel free to check tigerdirect.com for anything under 140 that's better. I'm leaving 10 bucks for shipping.
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sorry

why dont you go to newegg
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Good link. Thanks.
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my evga 7900gs volt modded pulls 6681 on 3dmark with my pd@4600mhz almost.
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post #7 of 14
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Isn't it possible to clock the 7900gs near 1ghz core?
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maybe but wont last long
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Aight thanks
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post #10 of 14
750-800 usualy the limit on the 7900gs the 8600gts can hit a 1000 but thier 1000 is close to a 7900gs 700-800 when you check the 3dmark scores and game perf.
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